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[REBOL] Re: request-font

From: carl:cybercraft at: 18-Jan-2003 18:05

On 18-Jan-03, Ashley Truter wrote:
> Looks good, well done. The refinements seem not only complete, but > consistent.
> I know it's only Beta, but a few other (non-refinement) feedback > comments for you. > 1) get-fonts-windows.r works under Win2000 if you change font-dir to > "%//winnt/fonts/", don't know about XP though. Perhaps a series of > paths (under windows) could be searched, or some other way of > determining which flavour of Windows is being run?
Gregg's department. Gregg?
> 2) The request-font dialog needs its text area display increased to > accommodate the largest common/practical font size: 72pt.
Okay, though it'd be better to make it a resizable window I think. I didn't try to get too clever with the GUI in the hope we'll have richer styles to work with sometime soon.
> 3) Pressing "Select" exits the dialog but does not appear to return > the selection?
It's returning an object. Try... probe request-font
> Looking forward to 1.0.0! ;)
Oh? I'm looking forward to the Linux support myself. ;-) -- Carl Read